Fairfax County is struggling to move ahead with its proposal to impose a 4 percent tax on meals at restaurants, lunchrooms, cafeterias, coffee shops and delis.
Retailers Costco, CVS, FreshDirect, Wal-Mart and Walgreen agree to list unit prices online
Big tobacco looks to keep pace with e-cigarettes; Reynolds American expanding Vuse nationwide
Reynolds American expanding Vuse electronic cigarette brand to stores nationwide
Alcoa Power and Propulsion to invest $25 million in Hampton facility, create 75 jobs
General Motors recalls 3.4M more cars in North America due to ignition switch problems
Obama to sign order banning federal contractors from discriminating against gay employees
Cable boxes let TV viewers around the country tune in to their favorite programs, but the appliances are sucking energy more than most household items in the process.
And the WSSC's director of communications says they could be coming down for summer.
AP review: Feds not checking 4 in 10 oil, gas wells with higher pollution risks
Starbucks offers workers online bachelor's degree at Arizona State at a steep discount
General Motors' recalled vehicles top 20 million for year, beating old full-year record
Food Fight: Ben & Jerry's helping Vermont raise money for GMO-labeling legal battle
General Motors recalls 3.2M more cars in US due to ignition switch problems
Alexander McQueen updates classic tailoring as new and old meet at London menswear shows
4 months after ignition switch recall began, GM has repaired only 7 percent of 2.6M cars
Safeway says it resolved shareholder lawsuit over sale to Cerberus by tweaking terms
Congress to scrutinize General Motors' corporate culture after critical internal report
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